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Mont Alto, Pennsylvania
Welcome to Mont Alto ...
The location of Mont Alto has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Mont Alto has a population of 1,734 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Mont Alto.
Mont Alto is 880 feet [268 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Mont Alto lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Mont Alto is located in the (717) area code.
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Mont Alto had an population of 1,734 people. This is an increase of 1.7% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 27.78% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Mont Alto had a population of 1,705 people. This makes Mont Alto the county's 4th most populous community.
The population of Mont Alto represents 0.01% of the population of Pennsylvania (which has 12,702,379 people), making it the state's 474th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,705 people, the population of Mont Alto increased 25.64% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,357 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Mont Alto.
Communities near Mont Alto ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Mont Alto.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Mont Alto. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Mont Alto.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Mont Alto. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Mont Alto.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Mont Alto. See our Newspapers Page for Mont Alto.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Mont Alto ...
Looking for more information about Mont Alto? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Mont Alto, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Mont Alto.
Adding Mont Alto to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Mont Alto in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Mont Alto was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Mont Alto on a map titled Shell Oil Road Map for Pennsylvania (1956).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Mont Alto on our Genealogy Page.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Mont Alto. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Franklin County: www.co.franklin.pa.us/
The official website for State of Pennsylvania: https://www.pa.gov/
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This page was last modified: 23 Nov 2021